ISO 9001 CertificationUpdates
We’re glad to announce that following the recent external audit conducted successfully by an independent third party certification body to examine our Quality Management System, the processes followed in Zoho Sprints have been certified the ISO 9001 grading for adhering to the required standards. Zoho’s compliance certificates are available here.
Zoho Writer ExtensionMarketplace
Zoho Sprints now comes with Zoho Writer, a cloud-based word processor to meet your documentation requirements. Install this extension to share and maintain details in documents.Learn More
React to CommentsNew Feature
Zoho Sprints now includes the ability to react to a comment with the available emoticons. This helps you keep the communication simple and get the team involved.Learn More
Reply to CommentsNew Feature
Zoho Sprints enables you to leave replies to comments, facilitating a linear form of communication and enabling members to provide immediate feedback.Learn More
Install the Recurring Item extension to start automating work item creation for repetitive tasks using a simple scheduling system.Learn More
Zoho Sprints is now equipped with Whiteboard integration. This tool will enable users or participants of a work item, a sprint or a release to collaborate and brainstorm ideas.Learn More
Approval TrackerNew Feature
Set up an approval mechanism with approvers who can check and sign-off on work item-related requests from the team members.Learn More
Custom Layouts for Users moduleNew Feature
Custom layout support is now available for Users module. Customize the layout of the User details page to suit your requirement.Learn More
Activity ReminderNew Feature
We've introduced the Personal Settings section for the individual user to set up notifications and reminders. The Email Notification feature in available here along with the newly introduced Activity Reminder that enables you to configure scheduled emails for work item lists.Learn More
Custom Field Support for TimesheetNew Feature
Enhance the layout of your Timesheet with the capabilities of custom fields and layouts. This allows you to capture specific details relevant to your timesheet's requirement.Learn More
Sync Work Items from Zoho SprintsEnhancement
We've enhanced data syncing between integrated apps. We now support creating issues or work items in GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket and Azure DevOps while creating work items in Sprints. The data will be synced both from and to Sprints.
Time Log Limit and Reminder SettingsEnhancement
Following the advanced timesheet settings that were recently rolled out, we have included a couple of additional settings that help you specify your preferences with regard to setting time log limit and reminders.Learn more
Custom FunctionsNew Feature
Zoho Sprints offers Custom Functions, a Deluge script, that can automate repetitive business processes.Read More
We have introduced an advanced editor with additional features. The advanced editor is available in the item description and item comments sections.
Web TabsNew Feature
Embed URLs from third-party applications and create a Web Tab within the product based on your business needs. Web Tabs give direct access to applications from Zoho Sprints.Read More
Advanced Timesheet SettingsEnhancement
We have introduced some advanced timesheet settings that help in recording time efficientlyLearn More
Custom DomainNew Feature
The Custom Domain option in Zoho Sprints lets you map your domain to your team in Zoho SprintsLearn More
Custom Layouts and FieldsNew Feature
Customize your Sprints' with layouts and fields. This allows users to record detailed information related to the Sprint.Read More
Custom Tooltip for Custom FieldsEnhancement
You can add tooltips to your custom fieldsLearn More
Email AliasNew Feature
Using Email Alias you can carry out certain actions in Zoho Sprints by emailing them to certain email addresses.Learn More
We have introduced 'Followed by me' in views that displays all the work items you followLearn More
Zoho BugTracker IntegrationNew Feature
Integrate your Zoho Sprints account with Zoho BugTracker to track and manage your bugs.Read More
Azure DevOps Pipeline ExtensionNew Feature
Azure DevOps Pipeline is a web service that is used to build, test, and run code projects automatically. Azure DevOps Pipeline extension can now be installed in Zoho Sprints. This extension lets you carry out actions in items, sprints, and releases from Azure DevOps Pipeline.Read More
Export Status TimelineEnhancement
Status timeline can be exportedLearn More
Custom Layouts for ReleasesNew Feature
We have introduced 'custom layouts' for the Release module. Now, you can include additional information in your releases.Learn More
We have introduced 'Status Mapping' which allows you to map your Zoho Sprints status with the status in Zoho Projects.Learn More
Custom Keyboard ShortuctsEnhancement
Keyboard shortcuts can be customized with your preferred keys.Learn More
Enhanced Status TimelineEnhancement
Status Timeline in the work item details page has been enhanced to show the sprints from which the work item was moved.Learn More
AWS CodeCommit IntegrationNew Feature
You can now manage your AWS CodeCommit repositories in Zoho Sprints by integrating AWS CodeCommit to Zoho Sprints.Learn More
Custom Layout for ProjectsNew Feature
You can now include custom fields to your projects.Learn More
The Bug Viewer for Zoho Sprints extension allows you to view and manage all bugs in a project from a single location. The extension allows users to view either only bugs assigned to them or all bugs in the project.Learn More
Multi User Pick ListEnhancement
We have introduced a multi-user pick list. As the name suggests, this drop-down field allows you to select multiple users at a time.Learn More
Custom Mail TemplatesNew
System-generated emails can be customized using the Custom Mail Templates optionLearn More
Preview for AttachmentsEnhancement
We have introduced an option to have a preview of the attached file in the Work Items, Sprints, Feed, and Meetings.
Work Item FollowersNew Feature
We have introduced the 'Follow' feature in work items using which you can follow or add followers to a work item to stay updated on its activities.Learn More
Azure DevOps ExtensionNew Feature
Install Azure DevOps extension to manage projects and DevOps activities from one place.Learn More
Zoho Analytics IntegrationNew Feature
Integrate your Zoho Sprints account with Zoho analytics to generate customized reports.Learn More
Introduced Meeting and General Log TypeNew Feature
Under the Meeting log type, you can record the time spent on meetings and under General log type you can record log hours that doesn't pertain to any of the modulesLearn More
Filters for Log HoursNew Feature
The Log Hours in Default View can be viewed based on the modules they were logged for.Learn More
New Permissions for TimesheetEnhancement
We have introduced two new permissions, All Users- Approved and All Users- Unapproved for the Timesheet module.Learn More
CI/CD for GitLabNew Feature
CI/CD option is now available for all the mapped repositories in GitLabLearn More
Introduced New Custom FieldsEnhancement
Zoho Sprints has three new custom fields now. They are Percentage, Currency, and Lookup fields.Learn More
Client and Vendor PortalNew Feature
Add your clients and vendors to your team and monitor their activities under one roof.Learn More
Extensions in Zoho SprintsNew Feature
We have introduced the Google Drive extension and Zendesk extension to simplify your work process.
Bug Tracker in Zoho SprintsEnhancement
The Bug Tracker module lists all the integrated bugs in a Zoho Sprints - Zoho Projects integration.Learn More
Custom Layouts and Fields for MeetingsNew Feature
You can now include additional fields and customize your meeting forms.Learn More
Save option for FiltersNew Feature
You can now save your filter preferences.
Customize Layouts and Fields for EpicsFeatures
We have introduced an option to customize your epic’s layouts and include additional fields in them.Learn More
Introduced Delete option in Recycle BinEnhancement
You can delete the projects in Recycle bin permanently by clicking the trash icon.Learn More
Export/Import details on the Activity StreamEnhancement
Whenever you export or import any data, it gets recorded on the Activity Stream of the Feed.
Introduced Online Meeting TypesEnhancement
While creating an online meeting, you can now choose the type of meeting you are going to conduct.
Item Checklist CloningEnhancement
When a work item gets cloned, checklists associated with that item will also get cloned.
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Meeting option in Item Details, Sprint Details and Release pagesEnhancement
You can now start an online meeting from the Item Details, Sprint Details, and Release pages.
Associating users to multiple sprintsEnhancement
While creating users, you can now associate them to multiple sprints.Learn More
'All Users' option has been provided in the Status Productivity chart under Project Dashboard and the Sprint Details chart in the Sprint Dashboard has got a new 'View By Points' option.
Zoho Sprints Extension in Zoho ShowNew Feature
You can now use Zoho Sprints in Zoho Show through the new extension and create presentations on your sprints within a matter of seconds.Learn More
Zoho Meeting IntegrationNew Feature
Conduct and record live meetings from any part of the world by integrating your Zoho Sprints account with Zoho Meeting.Learn More
Enhanced Jenkins IntegrationEnhancement
Using the Jenkins Integration, you can now add a new release, update a release's stage, and associate items to a release.Learn More
Schedule ExportNew Feature
Using the Schedule Export option, you can now schedule and automate your report export.Learn More
Group By in Project backlogEnhancement
Work items can be grouped using the Group By option in the Project Backlog.
Sorted user names in filtersEnhancement
User names appear in alphabetical order in the filters.
New Swim LaneEnhancement
Introduced a Swim Lane called 'All Sprints'.
Improvised Cumulative Flow reportEnhancement
The number of work items in your To Do list will not be altered unless a work item has been added or deleted. It will always show the number of work items that have passed through it.Read More
Recycle BinNew Feature
Deleted projects will be available in the Recycle Bin and can be restored within 15 daysRead More
Increased estimation pointsEnhancement
Estimation points have been increased to 20.
Enhanced Item importEnhancement
Items can be imported along with their status.Read More
We have added a custom date filter to Jenkins Build Details.
Mark default fields as mandatoryEnhancement
You can now mark the default fields as mandatory in the Custom Layouts page.
Option to retain status while moving work itemsEnhancement
Item status can be retained when they are moved from one active sprint to another.
Tabs customizationNew Feature
Modules on the left side tab of the projects page can be rearranged and accessed based on your preferences.Read More
Roles and ProfilesNew Feature
Define roles and profiles to your users and authorise their actions within the team.Read More
We have introduced the following three swimlanes:
Displaying full hierarchyEnhancement
The full hierarchy of a work item along with its subitems will be displayed on the Backlog and on the Board.
Sprint Process Time ReportNew Feature
This report calculates and displays the average time taken to complete the work items in a specific period of time.Read More
Clone Sprints and EpicsEnhancement
You can now select sprints and epics from existing project templates.
User GroupsNew Feature
You can now club users/profiles/roles together in respective groups.Read More
You can now chat with the other members of your team using the Chatlet feature.
Release ManagementNew Feature
Plan and organize your project release across different stages using release management.Read more
Jenkins integrationNew Feature
Target continuous integration/continuous deployment by managing your build actions and tracking your build reports from Zoho Sprints.Read more
Default date rangeEnhancement
You can now create custom views based on a default date range.
You can track the total number of work items across statuses assigned to each member in the sprint using the user swimlane.
Enhanced MS Team integrationEnhancement
MS Team users can now navigate to their teams directly from Zoho Sprints. This integration is now available across domains.
Attach files from work driveEnhancement
The cloud picker in Zoho Sprints now allows you to attach your documents and other files from your Zoho Workdrive.
Domain support for Desk integrationEnhancement
Zoho Desk integration is now available in the EU region.
Linking work itemsEnhancement
You can link a maximum of up to 10 work items for the 'Depends on' link type and 100 work items to the other link types in Zoho Sprints.
Import from JIRAEnhancement
During the import, you can assign the issue ID of JIRA to the work item ID in Zoho Sprints.
Estimation points against each userEnhancement
You can now view the total estimation points against each user both in your backlog and completed sprints.
Item process time reportNew
The all-new item process item report will track the duration of the work items across each status in your sprint.Read more
Epic progress by points and itemsEnhancement
Track the progress of your epic either by estimation points or work items. You can also hover over the progress percentage to view the total and completed points or work items.Read more
Link work itemsNew
Link relevant work items and manage your work effectively. You can work with default link types or create your own link types.Read more
The search in the backlog was broken when the search result was empty. This issue was fixed.
Zoho Projects integrationNew
The much-awaited Zoho Sprints and Zoho Projects integration is live now. You can now map projects, sync work items, log hours, users, and manage your team in both the applications.
User summary enhancementEnhancement
You can view the user summary report either by total estimation points or the work items assigned to each user in the sprint.Read more
Log hours in default viewEnhancement
We have now enhanced the Default View by adding log hours as a separate section. You can view the hours logged for all the work items in your team and also start the timer right away.
You can now configure either your GitLab. com or 'Self-managed' GitLab account with Zoho Sprints. Copy and paste the URL and AccessToken to enable configuration.Read more
Issue project in GitLab and BitbucketEnhancement
We have now added the 'Sync only Bugs' option to our GitLab and Bitbucket integrations. While associating projects to your repository, you can now enable this option to sync all the upcoming issues in your repository to a particular project in Zoho Sprints.Read more
Tags help you group the work items based on a particular category.
Customize tabs in item detailsEnhancement
You can now customize the tabs in your work item details page. Toggle to select the required tabs and save the view.Read more
Cloning project templateIssue-Fix
There was an issue while cloning the project template. This issue has been resolved now.
Custom fields issueIssue-Fix
The boolean and radio buttons in custom fields were not working. This issue has been resolved now.
You can now export reports using our all-new 'Copy and Paste' functionality.Read more
Work item checklistNew
Prepare a to-do-list for your work items using checklists and get things done easily.Read more
Work in progress limitNew
Set maximum and minimum WIP (Work In Progress) limit for each status on your board.Read more
We have now enhanced the epics module by introducing a quick option to archive epics.Read more
Sort option in BacklogEnhancement
We have now added priority in the project backlog sort option. You can sort the work items based on its priority level.
GitHub app integrationNew
We have added Zoho Sprints app in the GitHub marketplace. You can directly install the app and integrate your Zoho Sprints team and associate projects from GitHub
Users were not able to map the estimation points and duration while importing the work items. This issue has been resolved now.
MS Teams integrationsNew
You can now integrate Zoho Sprints with Microsoft Teams and manage work items across your board and backlog right in the Teams platform.Read more
Actual vs PlannedNew
Are you ahead or behind your plan? You can view the planned and actual time taken to complete the work items across your sprints.Read more
There was an error while calculating the duration of the hours logged in the Actual vs Planned timesheet report. This issue has been resolved.
Webhook was not triggered when the user tried to log hours via timer stop. This issue has been resolved.
An exception error was thrown when the user tried to clone the template without upcoming sprints. This issue has been resolved now.
Zoho Desk integrationNew
Integrate your Zoho Sprints account with Zoho Desk, add your tickets as work items, and manage your ticket details from Zoho Sprints.Read More
Google apps integrationNew
Integrate your Zoho Sprints account with Google Apps, add work items to Google tasks and calendar. You can also sync the scrum meetings to your Google calendar.Read More
Timesheet Grid viewNew
We have enhanced our timesheet modules by introducing the Grid view. You can now track the hours logged by the members on a weekly, monthly, yearly, quarterly, and daily basis.Read More
Quick search in EpicEnhancement
We have now enabled the quick search option while associating work items in the Epics module.
Admin can now edit and delete the comments for the work item.
There was an issue while exporting the work items in the backlog. This issue has been resolved.
You can associate a parent item as a subitem to the work items in your backlog, active, and upcoming sprints.
Epic support in JIRA ImportEnhancement
You can now import epics from your Zoho Sprints team to your JIRA portal.
Work item remindersNew
Set reminders for your work items and receive notifications promptly.Read more
Subitem toggle in global viewUpdates
We have now added the subitem toggle to the Global view section. You can now turn on or off the subitem field and save the view.
Filter issue while exporting work itemsIssue-Fix
While exporting the work items from Global view, the status type filter criterion was not working. This issue is now fixed.
Export release notesIssue-Fix
There was an issue while exporting the release notes. This issue is now fixed.
You can now create work items, sprints, add log hours, and meetings at one place using our all-new Global Add feature.Read More
We now integrate with GitLab. You can now attach commits and pull requests directly from the work item details page.Read More
Strict scrum settingsEnhancement
We support strict scrum. Your team can either choose to follow a standard or strict scrum process.Read More
Add the Status Type as one of the criteria while creating a custom view.
Sort option in backlogEnhancement
You can sort the work items in your project backlog based on criteria.
Linking of sprints in Epics moduleUpdates
Based on customer request, we have now linked all the sprints in our Epics module. You can directly navigate to the sprint dashboard in a click.
Fetching work items in EpicsIssue-Fix
While scrolling through the epics, users couldn't fetch the work items. This issue is now fixed.
Integrate Zoho Sprints with Bitbucket and manage your repositories, add quick commits, and pull requests at a single place.Read more
We have configured two new swimlanes on our board: User and Epic swimlane.
We have now increased the character length of the description field in our Epics module to 15000 characters.
We have added a new parameter value "LogTime" in our webhooks section.
Our Global Timer has the option to view hours logged by other users across projects.
All the portals (i.e. Teams) integrated with MS Office 365 account encountered an error while adding subitems. This issue has been resolved.
Customize your agile journeyNew
Customization makes your work simple. Zoho Sprints now offers a bunch of new features that customize your agile journey.
Do you want to track all inactive work items in your project? You can do so using the all-new Latency chart.Read more
You can now search for work items with our all-new 'Advanced search'.Read more
We just released 'Project Templates'. You can now clone the templates to create projects with a similar workflow.Read more
You can now search for particular projects and templates in your team. The enhanced search option will display all the Activeprojects, Favorite projects, and Project templates.Read more
Track the maximum and minimum hours logged in your project across the sprints, users, work item types, and month.Read more
Due date trackerNew
Track the overdue, due on, and completed work items on your board using the all-new due date tracker.Read more
Enhancements to work itemsEnhancement
You can now convert comments into work items and subitems into parent items.Read more
Map the personal repositories to your team repository, associate projects, and start attaching commits and pull requests.Read more
Create a webhook and send real-time notifications to third-party applications using HTTP callback or push API.Read more
You can now turn on or off the email notifications of your work item activities.Read more
We've launched a new subscription plan. Upgrade to higher plans and explore more features.Read more
Users were not able to map the priority field while importing the files. This was due to the case-sensitive issue. It was identified and fixed.
There was an error in fetching data in the sample project. This issue has been fixed.
Hover over the profile of users to view their details.
We've now enhanced the attachment section by displaying the owner name and the time of upload. This enhancement is applicable only for text attachments.
There was an issue in fetching the details when filtering the custom date field in the export filter criteria. This issue has been fixed.
There was an issue while editing the project group name. This has been resolved.
Integrate Zoho Sprints with ZapierNew
We are thrilled to announce that Zoho Sprints is now available on Zapier, an integrated platform that connects 1000+ web applications. Work smarter. Increase your team’s agility.Read More
Here's the all-new Global View that lists all the work items across projects in the team.Read More
Edit group nameEnhancement
You can now edit the group name right in a click.Read More
Zoho Flow integrationNew
Integrate Zoho Sprints with Zoho Flow and build customized workflows using triggers and actions.Read More
You can now attach files from other cloud services. Also, you can upload an image, copy and paste a screenshot, and annotate it.
You can now export all the reports and charts in Zoho Sprints.
We are happy to announce that the much-awaited feature 'Epics' is rolled out successfully. Now, you can group larger users stories under epics and run them across multiple sprints.Read More
Are you searching for the plan module? Hold on, we have just renamed our plan module to 'Backlog'.
Exclusive backlog searchEnhancement
We have an inbuilt search option for the backlog. All you need to do is just enter the work item name or #id to search relevant work items.
Subitem view in BacklogEnhancement
You can either expand or collapse the subitem view right from your backlog.
Move existing items to boardEnhancement
You can move the existing work items from your backlog, upcoming, or other active sprints to your current sprint on board. Read More
Get notified on status updatesEnhancement
We will push a notification on your board when the user updates the status of the item. You can refresh the board and view the status updates periodically.
Track user-specific progress using the all-new 'User Profile'.Read More
Import from JIRANew
You can now import your data from JIRA to Zoho Sprints.Read More
Need quick help? Our support executives will be available for the live chat from 10:30 AM to 7:00 PM IST. Connect with them and get clarified on the go.
Describe your sprintEnhancement
"What's your sprint all about?" - Yes, we have added a description field where you can add a short description to your sprint and let your team know why it has been created.
In-built search for filterEnhancement
You don't have to scroll through the fields under every filter to choose one. You now have a search option for every criteria that has more than five fields.
Cumulative flow diagramEnhancement
Until recently, you were able to generate the cumulative flow diagram for a minimum of two statuses. Now, you can get the report for a single status as well.
Sorting based on dates in release notesEnhancement
We have now introduced the sort option which lists all the resolved work items in your release notes based on dates.
Duplicate item numberingBug-Fixes
We'd been reported that a few duplicate work item IDs were found in a portal. This issue has been resolved.
There was an issue in fetching the timezone when a user tried to configure holidays. This issue has been resolved.
Track available users on scrum boardEnhancement
Your scrum board now has an option to track all the active members in your sprint. You can view the number of users who are currently available on your board. Once the user leaves the board, you can also view the time they left the board.Read More
Access setup in a clickEnhancement
You can now navigate to your setup from anywhere in the product - because it's just a click away. Click the setup icon in the upper-right corner and select the settings that you want to work around from the pop-up.
Specific search for filterEnhancement
Tricky to scroll down to select the filter criteria that you're looking for? Now, it is possible to search the specific criteria in your filter using the search option. It is available in both the plan and scrum board as well.
Get notified instantlyNew
You will now receive email notifications when a work item is assigned to you. You will also receive emails when the work item assigned to you has been modified, reassigned, or when you've been removed from the work item.
Until recently, only the sprint owners can add a new work item to an active sprint on scrum board. Now, the project managers also have the privilege to add new work items in a running sprint on board.
Explore our brand new features in Zoho SprintsBlogs
We have released a new set of features.Read More
Export work itemsNew
You can now schedule exports for the work items from your sprint plan. Backup project data and import them to another project.Read More
Export logged hoursNew
You can schedule exports for the hours logged by specific users from your timesheet and generate invoices.Read More
Custom work item typeNew
Apart from the default work item types, we now support customized work item types.Read More
Now, you can set customized priority and prioritize specific business requirements.Read More
Track the maximum and minimum time taken by the item to travel from one status to the other.Read More
Email notification for status and commentsEnhancement
You will be notified when someone mentions you in a status or comment across the project.
Email notification to deactivated usersEnhancement
You will be notified when you are deactivated from the team. Also, you will receive an email notification once you are successfully reactivated.
Invisible timesheet setupBug-Fixes
Users were unable to view the timesheet settings when accessed from the projects. This issue is now fixed.
Invisible timer on boardBug-Fixes
On refreshing the board, users were unable to view the active timers for the items. This is now resolved.
Deactivate and activate usersNew
Based on the user limit, you can now activate and deactivate users in your team. Inactive users will not have access to the assigned projects in the team.Read More
You can now update the language for your team. We support 17 different languages.Read More
Count based velocity chartEnhancement
Until recently, you were able to view the velocity chart only based on the estimation points. Now, you can view the velocity based on the number of items completed in the closed sprints.Read More
Mention items in status and commentsEnhancement
Do you want to mention an item in your status or comment? Well, you can now just use '#I' followed by the item number to mention the item ID in your status or comment.Read More
Add subitems in active sprintsEnhancement
You can add subitems to an active sprint. Only the admin, project managers, sprint owners, and the item owners can add subitems to an active sprint. Also, view the status in its details page.
Exclusive report detailsEnhancement
Get the item and sprint details right from your reports. Click the item to view the item details and the respective sprint to view the sprint details.
Set higher estimation pointsEnhancement
You can set your estimation type for up to fifteen fields. While updating the estimation points, the existing values will be replaced with new ones.
Approve and reject logged hours not workingBug-Fixes
The sprint owner will not be able to approve or reject the logged hours of the work item. This issue was fixed.
Work item duration mismatchBug-Fixes
While sending out email notifications, the duration of the work item was mismatched with the actual duration. This mismatch was rectified and the issue was fixed.
Launching Zoho Sprints - The Agile Project Management ToolBlogs
We are happy to launch Zoho Sprints.Read More